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78rpm Records Digitized by George Blood, L.P.

Newest uploads! Auto-78-twitter.  Through the Great 78 Project the Internet Archive has begun to digitize 78rpm discs for preservation, research, and discovery with the help of George Blood, L.P.. 78s were mostly made from shellac, i.e., beetle resin, and were the brittle predecessors to the LP (microgroove) era.   @great78project for uploads as they happen.


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78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
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78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Frank Linhart's Radio Orchestra; J. Pelz.; F. Linhart; Slavka Duchacova; Frank Hrachovsky
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Performer: Frank Hrachovsky Writer: J. Pelz. Polka; Bohemian Vocal; Label partially in Bohemian. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record.They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 375.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the...
Topics: 78rpm, Polka
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Emmy Destinn; Destinn
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Performer: Emmy Destinn Writer: Destinn Soprano with orchestra in Bohemian. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record.They are 3.8 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 3.3 mil truncated conical stylus, and has been copied to have the more friendly...
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Topics: 78rpm, Ethnic, acoustic
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Frank Linhart's Radio Orchestra; Rudolf Svatek; Lillian Kasparik; Frank Hrachovsky
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Performer: Frank Hrachovsky Writer: Rudolf Svatek Polka; Bohemian Vocal; Label partially in Bohemian. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record.They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 375.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the...
Topics: 78rpm, Polka
Source: 78